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Lessons From a Maiden!

Lessons From a Maiden! by Kaye Childs There was a tremendous uproar at my house recently. That in itself is not unusual, given the menagerie that calls my house "home. This disturbance, however, was caused by yours truly and was loud enough...

Building Relationships and Friendships at Contests

Building Relationships and Friendships at Contests By Dustin Haluska I have written close to two dozen stories on winning contest players since January. Each time, I learned something more about the player than just simply game strategy. Contest players from all...

What About the Rabbit?

What About the Rabbit? By Nicolle Neulist Arrogate may have the most buzz coming out of Travers Day, but most of the controversy after Saturday’s racing at Saratoga has centered on the Sword Dancer and Inordinate’s role as a rabbit for...

What The Travers Means To Me

What The Travers Means To Me By Dustin Haluska   One thing people know about me is that I love Saratoga, and another is that I am crazy about Penn State football. There is a day that forever sticks in my mind that...

Shifting Focus…For a Moment

Shifting Focus…For a Moment By Nicolle Neulist I follow an account on Twitter called @dothingsbot.  The idea behind the account is very simple: every hour, it posts a thing to do.  The recommendations are all self-care measures: take a drink of...

Another Lesson- This Time From Mother Nature!

  Another Lesson - This Time From Mother Nature! by Kaye Childs   Ready.....set.... nooooo!! That was the dominant feeling for me as I heard the news that Saratoga had cancelled several races because of the weather. I was ready. I had prepared as well...

Grass Is Getting Greener for American Stayers

Grass Is Getting Greener for American Stayers By Nicolle Neulist In a country where so many people still call a mile and a half a “turf marathon”, Da Big Hoss has not only done well at twelve furlongs but become a...

The Champ – Second to None

The Champ- Second to None By Dustin Haluska   It's no secret that TTE co-founder Michael Beychok won a million dollars. However, if you spent time around him at a race track, "Millionaire" would be one of the last words used to describe...

Unpredictability -The Key to Winning Contests

Unpredictability The Key to Winning Contests Dr. Anthony Trezza   I don't remember the first time I heard the phrase "You learn more from losing than winning", but I do remember not understanding it when I first heard it. Maybe it was one...

Note To Self: Avoid Short Prices in Short Fields!

Note to self: Avoid short prices in short fields! By Dustin Haluska Most tournament players will tell you that they like big fields because there are more opportunities to catch longshots. Even though I would consider myself one of those players, it's...
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